Today we'll write about: the bedroom.
I think all of our stuff is finally down from the house now. Until we get some new bookshelves the guest room is going to be box central.
This was our first look at what was to become our sleeping quarters:
I don't even want to know what those stains on the floor are about. On the plus side: free primer! And, uh, the ladder came in handy too. I don't remember if we used the sheet of wood against the wall for anything or not. It might be a part of the subfloor now.
This was the almost finished product, before we moved in:
Kat had just put the final coat of paint on the baseboards, so that's why the painter's tape is still on the floor. Here's a look at the ceiling:
What's new: the floor, the baseboards, the baseboard heater, the light fixture, the boards on the ceiling (more on that when we get to the living room), the paint on the walls, and the window.
What's old: um... the walls underneath the paint?
What's left to do: the final baseboard on the wall to the right of the window, and putting up a curtain rod. So not very much.
This is the view from our window:
Yes, the house on the left is where we were for the last six months. Shortest move I've ever made, that's for sure. Also: definitely the hardest I've ever had to work to make it happen.